[cayugabirds-l] TVs

2022-04-01 Thread Meredith Leonard
200-300 TVs as a flock, not a kettle, gliding on strong SSW winds over western Syracuse yesterday early evening, somewhat strung out but definitely a group traveling together, all coasting, no flapping. Unbelievably beautiful! [previous post said "NNE winds"; sorry] -- Cayugabirds-L List Info:

[cayugabirds-l] TVs

2022-04-01 Thread Meredith Leonard
200-300 TVs as a flock, not a kettle, gliding on strong NNE winds over western Syracuse yesterday early evening, somewhat strung out but definitely a group traveling together, all coasting, no flapping. Unbelievably beautiful! -- Cayugabirds-L List Info:

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Snow Geese - A Huge Problem

2022-03-22 Thread Meredith Leonard
Hello, Can someone please explain how this population of Snow Geese we saw this year is out of the ordinary over the long haul. Have human beings somehow contributed to an overpopulation? Don't the populations always ebb and flow depending on many factors? thanks for any input, Meredith On

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Tundra Bean-Goose, Seneca County

2022-03-10 Thread Meredith Leonard
What are the chances there are two or more? Also, has it/have they been seen here other years? On Mar 10, 2022, at 7:04 PM, Jay McGowan wrote: The bean goose was refound this afternoon in the huge Snow Goose flock in the Savannah Mucklands this afternoon, although it was in the far back and

[cayugabirds-l] help please with ID

2021-01-24 Thread Meredith Leonard
dealing with the pandemic or we would invite you all over for a look. Meredith Leonard and Ed Pitts -- Cayugabirds-L List Info: http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsWELCOME http://www.NortheastBirding.com/CayugabirdsRULES http://www.NortheastBirding.com

Re: [cayugabirds-l] Of Unleashed Dogs and Waterthrushes

2020-04-27 Thread Meredith Leonard
Sorry Robin, I apologize for singling you out. You belong to a lucky cohort of dog owners with good dogs. But, even your well behaved dog really should be leashed in natural or wild areas, especially during mating, nesting, birthing and fledging seasons. Otherwise, a) you have no way to convey